On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1888

Historical Events

  • The Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is inaugurated

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Calthrop, British actor (Blackmail, Scrooge, Rome Express), born in London, England (d. 1940)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Industrialist Henry Ford (24) weds Clara Jane Bryant (22) in Greenfield Township, Michigan

Ford Motor Company Founder Henry Ford
Ford Motor Company Founder
Henry Ford

1888 Highlights

About April 11, 1888

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries